Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Window Trim

Today I spent a little time driving around the village checking out the exterior window casing of various old houses. I found the ones that had a bit of notable cornice detail caught my attention.

Here's one I liked:

I came home and did up a version for one of the windows in the back of the house. Once it was up, Nance and I looked at it and decided that there was maybe a little too much drama at the top. We also thought it would make sense to try it on a larger window that is more representative of the average. So I spent the latter part of the day working on another toned-down version. I'll get that up tomorrow.

Joe doesn't know it yet, but once I work out the details on this, he's going to be the guy making up the trim for the windows while I get ready to insulate. Joe's due back tomorrow.


Mac said...

Window replacement represents one of the more substantial investments you can make in your home. The replacement of old or under-performing windows can effectively reduce your monthly utility costs and give your home a bit more curb appeal. There are a wide variety of window replacement options to choose from, including vinyl, storm and custom wood windows as well as bay and bow windows.

Windows Vermont

Unknown said...

I love the window trim. We recently have been looking into window replacement for our older house. I would love to do some outdoor trim like this. I am going to have to save your post so I can come back to it! Thanks so much for sharing!

Lisa Jones said...

Last month Nex-Gen Home Exteriors installed your Infinity from Marvin replacement windows and patio doors in our home. From the beginning our experience with Loveland Nex-Gen was excellent. we are delighted with our new windows and doors. They are very well made,easy to use and provide the protection which we need for our south-facing home.
Seattle replacement windows

Unique Content Blog said...

When i purchased on your site nonetheless placement concentrate solely a bit small submits. Fulfilling technique for near future, I'll be book-marking every time obtain individuals complete occurs in position. fensterversand

Universal Windows Las Vegas said...

If windows is very old and useless, then it should be replaced with new window because this is worthless if money will be spend on old and cracked window.

ravenremodelingoflansing said...

I am so glad to get this blog.
Lots of thanx for sharing this information.
home window replacement lansing mi

squares said...

Thank you for your post. This is excellent information. It is amazing and wonderful to visit your site.
top upvc windows dealers in hyderabad
UPVC sliding door dealers
UPVC sliding doors dealers Hyderabad
upvc sliding door suppliers in hyderabad
upvc sliding doors manufacturers hyderabad
upvc sliding doors in hyderabad
upvc doors suppliers